Posted On: 12/25/20 11:15 PM

The early signing period has come and gone; however, the state of Arkansas produces plenty of talent and the 2021 has a well-stocked cupboard. Every week we will examine five recruits that have yet to be signed and that appear to be flying under the radar. All five players that we look at today will be playing college football on Saturdays next fall.

Eli Shepherd-Quarterback

One player that was solid all season was Eli Shepherd. The El Dorado quarterback displayed a strong and accurate arm. Shepherd was able to have a terrific season all the while dealing with an injury. Shepherd passed for 1,476 yards and 13 touchdowns. A facet of Shepherd’s game that I am impressed with is his ability to pull down the ball use his legs to create plays. The other area of Shepherd’s game I am the most impressed with is his ability to play at a high level despite battling an injury. He played with a torn labrum all season and he played well for El Dorado.

Cody HixCodyHix6'4" | OLFayetteville | 2021StateAR-Offensive Line

The offensive line is an area of the team that I have always paid attention before looking at the other positions on the

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